Bohemian Elopement in a Puerto Rican Castle + A Floral Fringe Dress

Puerto Rico Inspired Elopement

When you hear Puerto Rican elopement, what do you envision? Typically, it’s white, sandy beaches + a flowy wedding dress, right? Today’s elopement inspiration is flipping the script with this infamous tropical elopement destination, and we’re loving every bohemian bit of it!

The unexpected is Old San Juan; a city built in 1521 that still has original doors, streets + walls. This elopement is set in Castillo San Cristóbal, a fortress in San Juan, and a National Historic Site. How powerful it is to see things from another perspective? We love the historic + regal venue of this bohemian elopement, and can’t wait to share all the stylish details!

Photographers Natasha + Rey from Phosphilic planned, design + photographed this day with only one objective in mind: present Puerto Rico as a place where you can always find warm weather + love. Let’s explore the unexpected!

Artful + Unconventional 

modern invitation suit

The stationery suite by Lili Weds is colorful + unconventional in the best way. We love the mix of turquoise blues and earthy tones.

Bow to the Bohemian Queen

Rue de Seine Dress

Bow to the queen. Wow! The bride stuns in that floral Rue de Seine wedding dress with fringe for days + an iconic, handmade crown.

Pampas Grass + Castle Views

half circle pampas grass ceremony

Say ‘I do’ in a semicircle of locally foraged pampas grass! It’s boho-minimalist at its best.

Rue de Seine Dress

half circle pampas grass ceremony

half circle pampas grass ceremony

Bohemian Elopement in Old San Juan

Rue de Seine Dress

Puerto Rico Inspired Elopement

More pampas grass + elopement inspo for you? We totally get it – here’s a fashion-forward elopement with alll the pampas grass you want!

Puerto Rico Inspired Elopement

Regal Reception

Puerto Rico Inspired Elopement

Puerto Rico Inspired Elopement

Peacock chairs are always a hit in our book. Regal + bohemian furniture rentals from Lemworks give this a fine, finishing touch.

Puerto Rico Inspired Elopement

Rue de Seine Dress

Puerto Rico Inspired Elopement

bridal crown

Every bride deserves to feel like a queen. That’s exactly why we’re living for this bridal crown by Eva Guadalupe.

Puerto Rico Inspired Elopement

Her bridal bouquet from Stem Events includes almost every flower + type of greenery that we love! Plus, it’s bringing outstanding texture to her overall look, in a soft, earthy palette.

Let Them Eat *Boho* Cake

Puerto Rico Inspired Elopement

And a magnificent, artful wedding cake by Flor de Harina. It’s complete with boho rainbow designs + delicate texturing.

boho wedding cake

Puerto Rico Inspired Elopement

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photography: Rey & Natasha from Phosphilic // venue name: Castillo San Cristobal, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, USA // event design: Rey & Natasha from Phosphilic // wedding dress: Rue De Seine // hairpiece: Eva Guadalupe // makeup artist: Raiza Montes // groom attire: Zara // groom's shoes: Zara // paper goods: Lili Weds // cake: Flor de Harina // furniture rentals: Lemworks // models: Estelle Park // bouquet: Stem Events

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